Norma Marie Cline

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, May 15, 1934
Date of Passing: 
Saturday, August 20, 2022

Norma Marie Cline, 88, of Wooster passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2022 surrounded by her loved ones.

She was born May 15, 1934 in Wooster to Dwight and Velma Mowrer Ballagh.  On November 24, 1955, she married Robert M. Cline.  He survives.

Norma was a household engineer.  She was a member of the Borderline Line Dancers and of West Hill Baptist Church.  She loved to attend her children’s and grandchildren’s sporting events.  Along with Robert, she enjoyed taking bus trips and had traveled to all 50 states.

Along with her husband, Norma is survived by her children Steve Cline of Akron, Sheryl (Jim) Smith of Wooster, Sid (Cheryl) Cline of Wooster and Stan Cline of Orrville; son-in-law Mark Ellison of Wooster; grandchildren Jason (Megan McCabe) Smith, Carissa (Josh) Timko, Chad (Eloise Quintanilla) Ellison, Morgan (Adam) Stein, Jaime Banach and Janell (Jake) Mottayaw and eleven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Sue Ellison.

Private family services will be held.  Interment will be in Prairie Twp. Cemetery in Holmesville.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to Ohio’s Hospice LIfeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Memorial Contributions: 

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to Ohio’s Hospice LIfeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.


Private family services will be held.


We are sorry for your loss!! Thoughts and prayers to the family during this time!!

So sorry for the loss of your dear mother. She always had a smile and was always a very nice person.

So sorry for your loss.

Thoughts and prayers Cline family. Your mother was a wonderful person whom we always loved running into and chatting. We know you will all miss her tremendously. Prayers for comfort and peace for you all.

The Bowman’s.

So very sorry to hear off Norma’s passing . Remembering you in thoughts and prayers. The Pasquariello family

As my parents were friends, I have known Norma for a very long time--a dear lady who always had a smile & kind word for you. Please accept my sincere condolences & special hug for Bob. I know you will miss her terribly. I'm praying for God's arms to reach around and comfort all of you.

So sorry about the passing of your mother. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

So sorry to hear of Norma’s passing. Our thoughts are with Bob and your family.

We extend our sympathy to all of the family in the loss of your wife, mother grandmother. We enjoyed knowing her. Our love and God less you

Tom and are so very sorry to hear of Norma’s passing. I always enjoyed talking to her, she always had a smile and a great laugh. Prayers for Bob and the entire family that loved her.

So sorry for the passing of your mother. My deepest sympathy.

I am so sorry to hear of Norma's passing. She was so loved and was so good to everyone who knew her. I remember as a teenager stopping in and just sitting and visiting with Bob and Norma. They always made me feel welcome and Norma's laughter was like Christmas. Blessings and comfort to you all.

Sid and family, Thinking of you during this most difficult time. My you find peace and comfort knowing that you will be reunited with your mother again in heaven.

We are sorry to hear of the passing of your sweet mother. May the precious memories built over the years sustain you until you see her again.

Prayers for peace and healing to the Cline family at the loss of Norma. You were wonderful neighbors and Bob & Norma both were great friends of our family. Blessings to you, Sara Nolt Barstow

So sorry to hear about your mom's passing. Will always remember her smile and laugh. May God bless and comfort you during this difficult time.

I was Line Dance Instructor for Norma for several years. Really enjoyed Norma in my class, will miss her so much. You all have my deepest sympathy. Winnie

We were sorry to hear of Norma's passing. Spence remembers her being stern but loving when he came to collect for the paper. She always greeted us with a big smile and wondered how we were doing. Praying for the family and Bob in coming days.

Bob and family, you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I have many fond memories of Norma from our line dancing days; loved her delightful sense of humor.

We are so sorry to hear this sad news. Our prayers and sympathy are with you. The Valencia family.

So sorry to hear of Norma passing , prayers for Bob and family!

Thoughts and prayers are with you with love.

Sorry to hear of your mother's passing! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!

Bob and Cline family: We are so sorry to hear of Norma's passing. We loved visiting with you both at the house. We have fond memories of her story telling, eating M&Ms and how she would elbow Bob when he would hit the wrong note or start a little too early. She'll be the heavenly engineer of her mansion in glory. May God comfort you all. We love you.

Bob and Mowrer family, you have our sympathy. We always ran into Bob and Norma at the Fair and family reunions.

We are so very sorry and Sad Norma is Gone !! It’s never easy losing your Mom , or Grandmother!! Again so very sorry. Many prayers !!!

Sincere condolences to the family. Linda was a amazing beautiful woman of strong faith. She will be missed but in GODS Loving Hands ! May HE comfort each of you as the healing begins

Bob and family, so sorry for your loss. Norma was always cheerful, had a radiant smile on her face and was a wonderful conversationalist.

Sheryl and Jim, so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers.

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